South Station Air Rights Update
MBTA Expects Construction on South Station Project to Kick Off This Fall
During a recent recording of The Big Dig Podcast, Peter Paravalos, Director of Transit-Oriented Development for the MBTA told BLDUP he expects construction on the first phase of the South Station project to kick off this fall. This first phase includes the expansion of the bus terminal by 106,000 square feet and the expansion of the existing parking garage by 895 spaces.
The next phases of this much-anticipated development will include a 51-story tower, consisting of office, residential and retail space. This tower will feature 175 condos located above 704,000 square feet of office space and 7,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. Two additional towers are also planned, one a 17-story, 438,000 square foot building and the final phase of the project a nine-story, 511,000 square foot building consisting of office space and 12,000 square feet of ground-floor retail.
Want to hear more on transit-oriented development, check out our most recent episode of The Big Dig.